One of the most popular trends in 2017, along with classic service jacket is a moon manicure. Often the “moon” is also called “reverse” French manicure, as its main feature is the emphasis on located at the base of marigold. The colors for the background and the crescent moon in the traditional form of nail art matched usually contrasting, but not antagonistic. However, next year the women of fashion is not necessarily adhere to the generally accepted rules when creating a “moon”, as tolerated almost any options nails with crescent moon design.
It began the history of the classic lunar manicure in the 20-ies of the last century, when the varnish pink and red colors were first produced. While fully painted nails were considered kitsch and showed enough refined taste of its owner. So lacquer coated with only the middle of the nail plate, and actually smile and a semi-circle at the base of the nail remained unaffected. Since the first time this nail art was shown in American movies, it immediately became known as “Hollywood’s service jacket.”
After 10 years in fashion entered the new form of the moon manicure, implying the presence of only unpainted crescent at the base of the nail. However, a new trend rather quickly lost popularity – a few years later forgot about it safely.
It took more than 70 years, and in 20016 at the show of new collection by Dior many models along with original outfits demonstrated an unusual, eye-catching moon manicure. Since then, the popularity of “tunic Hollywood” does not fall, because the fashion designers every year pleasing fans of this new nail art – even more interesting – options “moon.”
Since 2017, in many areas of the fashion industry promotes natural and naturalness, one of the most topical nail design decisions is considered a classic moon manicure with unpainted nail. Better to use bright lacquer red, scarlet, cherry and burgundy colors. However, the shade of lipstick in this case should ideally match the shade of the coating on the nails – this is one of the “highlights” of the fashion nail art 2017.
Ideally crescent shape should follow the shape of the nail itself completely. Therefore it is better to make an oval nail plate, especially if its length is not too large.
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